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Old 01-13-2006, 08:22 PM   #1
lmckinney
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Angry Command line tab completion reboots Suse 9.3


Since installing Suse 9.3 (clean install) I have been having troubles with command line completions rebooting the computer. I have purchased a new keyboard but the problem persists.
 
Old 01-15-2006, 05:34 AM   #2
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You mean 'Tab' causes reboot? Very strange!

Does this happen in runlevel 3 or 5? Maybe you have accidentally selected "Tab" as keyboard shortcut for reboot.
Or choosing another keyboard layout will help.
 
Old 01-16-2006, 04:29 AM   #3
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It happens in run level 3, and also whem using bash shell in run level 5. I haven't tried other shells. But I'll be happily typing along, try a command line completion, and reboot. It does not happen every time, but frequently enough that I type out all commands fully. It also happened last night when I was connected to a Cisco router using minicom. I tab completed a Cisco command in IOS and voila - reboot!
 
  


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